Chuck Kroll
Hydrology, Water Resources and Ecological Engineering,
Environmental Modeling, Ecosystem Processes and Restoration



Recent Publications

Prediction of low flows at ungauged basins

Impact of multicollinearity on small sample hydrologic regression models

Applying hillslope-storage models to simulate low streamflow at a watershed scale

Modeling of air pollutant removal by dry deposition to urban trees using a WRF/CMAQ/i-Tree Eco coupled system

An energy-balance hydrologic model for the Lake Malawi Rift Basin, East Africa


Recent Presentations

i-Tree: Tools to assess and manage structure, function, and value of community forests

Effects of Particle Size of Food Waste on Biogas Production and Digestate Dewaterability in Co-Digestion with Dairy Manure



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Publications

Manuscripts in Preparation and Review

Thomas, B.F., R.M. Vogel, C.N. Kroll, and J.S. Famiglietti (2013). Estimation of the baseflow recession constant under human interference, Water Resources Research, under revisions.

Cabaraban, M.I., C.N. Kroll, S. Hirabayashi, and D.J. Nowak (2013). Effects of varying input concentration data on dry deposition in a coupled WRF/CMAQ/i-Tree Eco modeling system, to be submitted to Environmental Pollution.

Cabaraban, M.I., C.N. Kroll, S. Hirabayashi, and D.J. Nowak (2013). Sensitivity to variations in wind velocity of air pollutant dry deposition estimates in the distributed i-Tree Eco model, to be submitted to Environmental Pollution.
 
Yavich, R., C.N. Kroll, and R.M. Vogel (2013). An Assessment of the Impact of Watershed Vulnerability on Socio-economic Development, to be submitted to Environmental Management.

Books

Salas, J.D., Kroll, C.N., Bledsoe, B., Fernandez, B., Raynal-Vallasenor, J.A., Lee, D.R. (2011). Low Flows and Volumes, Hydrologic Statistics, EWRI, Chapter 2, in review.

Laaha, G., H. Hisdal, C.N. Kroll, H.A.J. van Lanen, E. Sauquet, L.M. Tallaksen, R. Woods, and A. Young (2013), Prediction of low flows at ungauged basins, Ch. 8 of Runoff Prediction in Ungauged Basins:  Synthesis across Processes, Places and Scales, eds. Bloschl, G., M. Sivapalan, T. Wagener, and A. Viglione, Cambridge University Press, pp. 163-188.

Kroll, C.N., Modeling recession curves and low streamflows, in Part 11: Rainfall-Runoff Modelling, Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences, M.G. Anderson editor, 2004.

Refereed Publications

Kroll, C.N., and P. Song (2013). Impact of multicollinearity on small sample hydrologic regression models, Water Resources Research, accepted for publication.

Matonse, A.H., and C.N. Kroll (2013). Applying hillslope-storage models to simulate low streamflow at a watershed scale, Journal of Hydrology, accepted for publication.

Tao, W., S. Shi, and C.N. Kroll (2013). Influences of Wood Preservation, Lumber Size, and Weather on Field Leaching of Red Pine Lumber, Journal of Hazardous Materials, accepted for publication.

Cabaraban, M.T.I., C.N. Kroll, S. Hirabayashi, and D.J. Nowak (2013). Modeling of air pollutant removal by dry deposition to urban trees using a WRF/CMAQ/i-Tree Eco coupled system, Environmental Pollution, 176, 123-133.

Hirabayashi, S., C.N. Kroll, and D.J. Nowak (2012). Development of a distributed air pollutant dry deposition modeling framework, Environmental Pollution 171, 9–17.

Hirabayashi, S., Kroll, C.N., and Nowak, D.J. (2011). Component-based development and sensitivity analyses of an air pollutant dry deposition model, Environmental Modeling and Software,
26(6), 804-816.

Lyons, R.P., Kroll, C.N., and Scholz, C.A. (2011). An energy-balance hydrologic model for the Lake Malawi Rift Basin, East Africa, Global and Planetary Change, 75(1-2), 83-97.

Gao, Y, Vogel, R.M., Kroll, C.N., Poff, N.L., and Olden, J.D. (2009). Development of representative indicators of hydrologic alteration, Journal of Hydrology, 374, 136-147.

Matonse, A.H., and Kroll, C.N. (2008). Simulating low streamflows with hillslope-storage models, Water Resources Research, submitted September 2008.

Zhang, Z., and Kroll, C.N.  (2007). The baseflow correlation method with multiple gauged sites, Journal of Hydrology, 347(3-4), 371-380.

Zhang, Z., and Kroll, C.N.   (2007). A Closer Look at Baseflow Correlation, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 12(2): 190-196.

Wechsler, S.P., and Kroll, C.N.  (2006). Quantifying DEM Uncertainty And Its Effect On Topographic Parameters, ASPRS Journal, 72(9): 1081-1090.

Hirabayashi, S, and Kroll, C.N.  (2006). Automating regional descriptive statistic computations for environmental modeling, Computers & Geosciences, 33(4): 457-464.

Kroll, C.N., Luz , J.G., Allen, T.B., and Vogel, R.M.  (2004). Developing a watershed characteristics database to improve low streamflow prediction, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 9(2): 116-125.

Kroll, C.N., and Vogel, R.M. (2003). Closure to "Probability Distribution of Low Streamflow Series in the United States" by Charles N. Kroll and Richard M. Vogel, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 8(5): 297-298.

Reilly, C.F., and Kroll, C.N. (2003). Estimation of 7-day, 10-year low-streamflow statistics using baseflow correlation, Water Resource Research, 39(9): 1236.

Douglas, E.M., Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N. (2002). Impact of streamflow persistence on hydrologic design, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 7(3): 220-227.

Kroll, C.N. and Vogel, R.M. (2002). The probability distribution of low streamflow series in the United States, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 7(2): 137-146.

Welsch, D.L., Kroll, C.N., McDonnell, J.J., and Burns, D.A. (2001). Topographic controls on the chemistry of subsurface stormflow, Hydrologic Processes, 15(10): 1925-1937.

Douglas, E.M., Vogel R.M., and Kroll C.N. (2000). Trends in floods and low flows in the United States: impact of spatial correlation, Journal Of Hydrology, 240(1-2): 90-105.

Kroll, C.N., and Stedinger, J.R. (1999). Development of Regional Regression Relationships with Censored Data, Water Resources Research, 35(3): 775-784.

Kroll, C.N., and Stedinger, J.R. (1998). Generalized Least Squares Regression Procedures Revisited, Water Resources Research, 34(1): 121-128.

Kroll, C.N., and Stedinger, J.R. (1996). Estimation of Distributional Moments and Quantiles for Censored Data, Water Resources Research, 32(4): 1005-1012.

Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N. (1996). Estimation of Baseflow Recession Constants, Water Resources Management, 10: 303-320.

Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N. (1992). Regional Geohydrologic-Geomorphic Relationships for the Estimation of Low-Flow Statistics, Water Resources Research, 28(9): 2451-2458.

Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N. (1991). The Value of Streamflow Record Augmentation Procedures In Low-Flow and Flood-Flow Frequency Analysis, Journal of Hydrology, 125:  259-276.

Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N. (1990). Generalized Low-Flow Frequency Relationships For Ungaged Sites, Water Resources Bulletin, 26(2):  241-253.

Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N. (1989). Low Flow Frequency Analysis Using Probability Plot Correlation Coefficients, Journal of Water Resource Planning and Management, 115(3):  338-357.

Non-Refereed Publications

Song, P, and Kroll, C.N. (2011). The Impact of Multicollinearity on Hydrologic Regional Regression Models, EWRI Proceedings, Palm Springs, CA, 2011.

Hirabayashi, S., Kroll, C.N., and Nowak, D. (2011). Urban Forest Effects-Dry Deposition (UFORE-D), www.itreetools.org, http://itreetools.org/eco/resources/UFORED% 20Model%20Descriptions%20V1%201.pdf.

Ng, M, Vogel, R.M, and Kroll, C.N. (2010). Multivariate Non-stationary Stochastic Streamflow Models for Two Urban Watersheds, EWRI, Environmental and Water Resources Congress, May 2010, Providence, R.I.

Laaha, G., Saquet, E., Hisdal, H., Kroll, C.N., van Lanen, H.A.J., Tallaksen, L.M., and Woods, R. (2010). FRIEND’s contribution to the PUB Benchmark Assessment Report on low flow estimation. In: Global Change: Facing Risks and Threats to Water Resources (Proc. of the Sixth World FRIEND Conference, Fez, Morocco, October 2010), IAHS Publ. 340, 54-60.

Kroll, C.N., and Vogel, R.M., A National Assessment of Low-Streamflow Estimation Using a Physically Based Statistical Methodology:  A Review of Recent Findings and New Directions, in proceedings of the 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Reilly, C.F., and Kroll, C.N., Estimation of Low Flow Frequency Using Cross Correlation of Baseflow Measurements, in proceedings of the 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Luz, J.G., and Kroll, C.N., Principal Component Analysis Used for Interpreting Watershed Characteristics for Using in Low Flow Studies, in proceedings of the 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Allen, T.B., and Kroll, C.N., Effect of Spatial Data Resolution on the Ability of Regional Regression Models to Estimate Low-Flow Statistics, in proceedings of the 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Douglas, E.M., Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N., Impact of Streamflow Persistence on Hydrologic Design, in proceedings of the 2001 ASCE World Water Congress, Orlando, Florida, May 2001.

Kroll, C.N., and Luz, J.G., and Vogel, R.M., Development of a Watershed Characteristic Database:  Investigating Improvements in Low Streamflow Prediction, in proceedings of the 2001 ASCE World Water Congress, Orlando, Florida, May 2001.

Kroll, C. N., and Stedinger, J.R., Low-Flow Frequency Analysis with Censored Data, Proceeding of the ASCE Water Resources Planning and Management Division Conference, Denver, Colorado, May 1994.

Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N., Estimation of Baseflow Recession Constants, Recent Advances in the Modeling of Hydrologic Systems, D.S. Bowles and P.E. O'Connell, eds., D. Reidel Publishing Co., Dordrecht, Holland, 1989.

Vogel, R.M., Kroll, C.N., and Driscoll, K.M., Regional Geohydrologic-Geomorphic Relationships For The Estimation of Low-Flows, Proceeding of the International Conference on Channel Flow and Catchment Runoff, Charlottesville, VA, May 1989.

Reports

Gilbert, D.G., Hassett, J.M., and Kroll, C.N., An Operational Model of the Seneca River Section of the New York State Canal System, prepared for the New York State Canal Corporation, Syracuse, New York, June 2001.

Kroll, C.N., An Economic Analysis of Disinfection Alternatives at the Ithaca Wastewater Treatment Plant, prepared for the Ithaca Wastewater Treatment Plant, Ithaca, New York, January 1998.



Conferences

Sessions Convened

Regional Flood Frequency and the Hydrology of Extreme Events, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, California, December, 2000.

Hydrologic Forecasting and Prediction, Spring AGU Meeting, Washington, D.C., May/June 2000.

Statistical Methodology in Hydrology, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1998.

Presentations

Agyeman, F., W. Tao, and C.N. Kroll (2013). Effects of Particle Size of Food Waste on Biogas Production and Digestate Dewaterability in Co-Digestion with Dairy Manure, Annual NYWEA Meeting, New York City, NY, February 4 – 6, Central Chapter of NYWEA Spring Meeting, April 9, and SUNY Brockport Masters Level Graduate Research Conference, April 20.

Cabaraban, M.I., and C.N. Kroll (2012). Effects of wind and atmospheric stability conditions on dry deposition in an urban dry deposition model , Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 3 – 7.

Yang, Y., T.A. Endreny, D.J. Nowak, C.N. Kroll, and G.M. Heisler (2012). Simulating Tree and Topography Effects on Urban Air temperature and Humidity, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 3 – 7.

Kroll, C.N., M. I. Cabaraban, D.J. Nowak, S. Hirabayashi, and T.A. Endreny (2012). Modeling of Air Pollutant Removal by Urban Trees Using a WRF/CMAQ/i-Tree Coupled System, American Ecological Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Syracuse, NY, June 7 – 9.

Hirabayashi, S., D.J. Nowak, T.A. Endreny, C.N. Kroll, S. Maco (2012). i-Tree: Tools to assess and manage structure, function, and value of community forests, American Ecological Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Syracuse, NY, June 7 – 9.

Kroll, C.N., Isla-Cabaraban, M.T., Nowak, D., Hirabayashi, H., and Endreny, T. (2011). Modeling of Air Pollutant Removal by Urban Trees Using a WRF/CMAQ/i-Tree Coupled System, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2011.

Hirabayashi, S., Nowak, D., Endreny, T.A., Kroll, C.N., and Maco, S. (2011). i-Tree: Tools to assess and manage structure, function, and value of community forests, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2011.

Kroll, C.N. and Song, P. (2011). The Impact of Multicollinearity on Small Sample Hydrologic Regional Regression, ASCE EWRI, Palm Springs, CA, May 2011.

Shi, S., Tao, W., and Kroll, C.N. (2011). Field-scale leaching of heavy metals from preservative treated wood, NYWEA 83rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition, New York, NY, February 2011.

Shi, S., Tao, W., and Kroll, C.N. (2011). Copper leaching from preservative-treated wood, NSF CMMI Research and Innovation Conference 2011, Atlanta, GA, January 2011.

Laaha, G., Saquet, E., Hisdal, H., Kroll, C.N., van Lanen, H.A.J., Tallaksen, L.M., and Woods, R. (2010). FRIEND’s contribution to the PUB Benchmark Assessment Report on low flow estimation. Sixth World FRIEND Conference, Fez, Morocco, October 2010.

Kroll, C.N., (2009). Low streamflow prediction at ungauged river sites: How best to use a small quantity of streamflow data, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December, 2009.

Sheng, Y., Li, J., Luo, J.  Kroll, C.N., Yao, T., Wu, Y., and Li, X. (2009). Satellite-observed Regional-scale assessment of Lake Dynamics across the Tibetan Plateau, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, December 2009.

Matonse, A.H., and Kroll, C.N. (2009). Applying hillslope models at a watershed scale. Spring AGU Joint Assembly, Toronto, Canada, May 2009.

Sheng, Y, Shah, C.A., Smith, L.C., Kroll, C.N., Yao, T, Wu, Y, Li, X. (2008). Shrinkage of Paleo Tibetan Lakes Identified from High-Resolution Satellite Imagery, American Association of Geographers (AAG) Meeting, San Francisco, December 2008.

Gao, Y., Vogel, R.M., Kroll, C.N., Poff, N.L., and Olden, J.D. (2008). Development of Representative Indicators of Hydrological Alteration Using Principal Component Analysis, European Geophysical Union (EGU) Meeting, Vienna, Austria, April 2008.  (EGU Young Scientist Outstanding Poster Presentation).

Sheng, Y., Luo, J., Shah, C.A., Kroll, C.N., Li, X., Yao, T., and Wu, Y. (2007). Satellite-based Paleo and Recent Lake Changes across the Tibetan Plateau, Fall American Geophysical Union (AGU) Meeting, December 2007.

Kroll, C.N., Zheng, Z., and Hirabayashi, S. (2007). Low streamflow prediction at ungaged river sites: how best to use a small quantity of streamflow data, Spring European Geophysical Union (EGU) Meeting, Vienna, Austria, April 2007.

Ke, Y, Quackenbush, L, and Kroll, C.N. (2007). Forest Species Classification and Tree Crown Delineation Using Quickbird Imagery, ASPRS Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, May 2007.

Quackenbush, L., Ke, Y, and Kroll, C.N. (2007). Investigating New Advances in Forest Species Classification, ASPRS Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, May 2007.

Sheng, Y., Smith, L.C., Shah, C.A., Kroll, C.N., Yao, T., Wu, Y., and Li, X. (2007). Shrinkage of Paleo Tibetan Lakes Identified from High-Resolution Satellite Imagery, Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers (AAG), San Francisco, CA, April 2007.

Sheng, Y., Smith, L.C., Shah, C.A., Kroll, C.N., Yao, T., Wu, Y., and Li, X.. (2007). Paleo Tibetan Lake Extent Mapping from High-Resolution Satellite Imagery and SRTM Digital Elevation Models, NASA Land-Cover and Land-Use Change Science Team Meeting, College Park, MD, April 2007.

Sheng, Y., Shah, C.A., Smith, L.C., Kroll, C.N., Li, X., Wu, Y., Yao, T. (2006). Paleo Tibetan Lake Extent Mapping from High-Resolution Satellite Imagery and Digital Elevation Models: A Case Study of Dagze Lake, Fall American Geophysical Union (AGU) Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2006.

Kroll, C.N. (2006). The Development of a new IAHS PUBs Working Group: Low Stream Flows and Hydrologic Drought, PUBs Meeting, Corvallis, OR, October 2006.

Zhang, Z., and Kroll, C.N. (2006). Estimation of low streamflow statistics using baseflow correlation with multiple gauged sites, Spring American Geophysical Union (AGU) Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2006.

Kroll, C.N., Zhang, Z., and Hirabayashi, S. A comparison of regional regression and baseflow correlation for estimating low streamflow statistics, Fall AGU meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2005.

Matonse, A.H., and Kroll, C.N. Simulation of baseflow and low streamflow statistics using the SAC-SMA model and a SAC-SMA/Hillslope-Storage Boussinesq model, Fall AGU meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2005.

Hirabayashi, S., and Kroll, C.N., Developing A Geospatial Data Model To Derive Watershed Characteristics For Low Streamflow Prediction, Spring AGU meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 2005.

Zhang, Z., and Kroll, C.N., Estimation of Low Streamflow Statistics at Ungauged Sites Using Baseflow Correlation, Spring AGU meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 2005.

Kroll, C.N., and Luz, J.G., The Application of Censored Regression Models in Low Stream flow Analyses, Fall AGU meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2003.

Kroll, C.N., and Zhang, Z., A Further Investigation of Baseflow Correlation to Estimation Low Streamflow Statistics at Ungauged River Sites, Fall AGU meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2002.

Kroll, C.N., and Vogel, R.M., A National Assessment of Low-Streamflow Estimation Using a Physically Based Statistical Methodology:  A Review of Recent Findings and New Directions, 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Reilly, C.F., and Kroll, C.N., Estimation of Low Flow Frequency Using Cross Correlation of Baseflow Measurements, 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Luz, J.G., and Kroll, C.N., Principal Component Analysis Used for Interpreting Watershed Characteristics for Using in Low Flow Studies, 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Allen, T.B., and Kroll, C.N., Effect of Spatial Data Resolution on the Ability of Regional Regression Models to Estimate Low-Flow Statistics, 2002 ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) conference, Roanoke, Virginia, May 2002.

Kroll, C.N., and Luz, J.G., and Vogel, R.M., Development of a Watershed Characteristic Database:  Investigating Improvements in Low Streamflow Prediction, 2001 ASCE        World Water Congress, Orlando, Florida, May 2001.

Douglas, E.M., Vogel, R.M., and Kroll, C.N., Impact of Streamflow Persistence on Hydrologic Design, 2001 ASCE World Water Congress, Orlando, Florida, May 2001.

Kroll, C.N., and Reilly, C.F., A Comparison of Low Streamflow Quantile Estimators for Intermittent River Sites, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, California, December, 2000.

Douglas, E.M., Vogel R.M., and Kroll C.N., Trends in Floods and Low flows in the United States, Spring AGU Meeting, Washington, D.C., May/June 2000.

Kroll, C.N., Ferris, R.J., and Camp, J.T., Links between Hydrology, Topography, and Chemistry in Shallow Subsurface Stormwater, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, California, December, 1999.

Welsch, D.L., McDonnell, J.J., Burns, D.A., and Kroll, C.N., A Topographic Index Approach to Describe the Spatial Distribution of Solute Concentrations in Shallow Groundwater of a Headwater Catchment, Spring AGU Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, May 1999.

Conway, M.J., and Kroll, C.N., An Analysis of Overland Flow Routing Methodology for Extracting Watershed Characteristics From Digital Elevation Models (DEMs), Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1998.

Welsch, D.L., Hjerdt, K.N., McDonnell, J.J., and Kroll, C.N., Assessing the Role of the Capillary Fringe in Streamflow Generation: A Laboratory Hillslope Study, Spring AGU Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, May 1998.

Kroll, C.N., and Conway, M.J., An Analysis of Distributional Fit to Regional Low Streamflow Series Throughout the United States, Spring AGU Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, May 1998.

Kroll, C.N., Models of Low Streamflow Series With Zero Discharges, Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1996.


 

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